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Launceston Rainfall Reports

February 2018
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Date Rain to 9am interval
mm Hours
Thu 01/02/2018 0.0 24
Fri 02/02/2018 0.0 24
Sat 03/02/2018 0.0 24
Sun 04/02/2018 0.0 24
Mon 05/02/2018 0.0 24
Tue 06/02/2018 0.2 24
Wed 07/02/2018 0.0 24
Thu 08/02/2018 0.0 24
Fri 09/02/2018 0.0 24
Sat 10/02/2018 0.0 24
Sun 11/02/2018 9.6 24
Mon 12/02/2018 0.0 24
Tue 13/02/2018 0.0 24
Wed 14/02/2018 2.6 24
Thu 15/02/2018 7.0 24
Fri 16/02/2018 0.0 24
Sat 17/02/2018 0.0 24
Sun 18/02/2018 0.0 24
Mon 19/02/2018 0.2 24
Tue 20/02/2018 0.2 24
Wed 21/02/2018 0.0 24
 
February 2018 Total 19.8 6 day(s)
February 1981-2017 Average Total 30.3 6.0 day(s)
February 1981-2017 Wettest Total 107.4 1999
February 1981-2017 Wettest 24hr Total 39.8 7th 2008
February 1981-2017 Driest Total 0.0 2003
 
Jan-Feb 2018 Total 39.8 10 day(s)
Jan-Feb 1981-2017 Average Total 76.7 13.0 day(s)
 
Highlights the highest daily rainfall during the period.
10  
A yellow cell indicates a probable monthly record for this site (sites with ≥ 10 years of records only). The number of years of records available for the relevant field for this month is indicated in black. See the station's climate page for full details.

Station Details

LAUNCESTON (TI TREE BEND)
Central North, Tasmania
41.4194°S 147.1219°E 5m AMSL
Commenced 1980
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Storms, heavy wind and hail damages properties and causes widespread blackouts in north

11:51 EDT

Wild storms have ripped through Queensland's central highlands and areas further north overnight, blacking out tens of thousands of homes, with more wild weather forecast for today.

Dry outlook as La Nina decays

11:37 EDT

The weak La Nina that briefly popped up in the last two months is already breaking down and its decline is being reflected in the rainfall outlook for autumn.

Cyclone Kelvin may have been fuelled by 'brown oceans' as it moved over inland WA

11:12 EDT

Inland oceans created by weeks of record rain across Western Australia's Kimberley may have helped maintain or even intensify , the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has said.